Going buggy with the Yoders

Going buggy with the Yoders

Sunshine, clear blue skies, daffodils, and even dandelions, they’re all a part of my favorite season! Spring peepers are calling out their welco...

March 15th, 2017 |  


Three of readers’ favorite recipes

Three of readers’ favorite recipes

EDITOR’S NOTE: Gloria and Daniel are doing something that probably sounds amazing to any new parents: leaving their young children with trusted ...

March 7th, 2017 |  


Ag Sales FFA members compete

Ag Sales FFA members compete

CASSTOWN — Recently, several members of the Miami East-MVCTC FFA Chapter competed in the District 5 FFA Agricultural Sales Career Development Ev...

March 2nd, 2017 |  


The sweetness of kids, pets and dessert

The sweetness of kids, pets and dessert

How about sizing up a comment made by my cousin’s husband?“I am convinced that interacting with animals instills a certain amount of commo...

February 28th, 2017 |  


Gordon Gee to speak at Edison State

Gordon Gee to speak at Edison State

PIQUA — Edison State Community College will welcome one of America’s most prominent higher education leaders, Dr. Gordon Gee, to campus to...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


The luxury of naps and crinkle cookies

The luxury of naps and crinkle cookies

“Okay, it’s time for an afternoon nap. Let’s all settle down and be as quiet as possible,” I told my little ones.“Mom, m...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Gloria’s wild game night

Gloria’s wild game night

This week I’d love to invite you to take a peek at our annual “Wild Game New Year’s Eve” supper. It’s one of those times...

January 11th, 2017 |  


Secret sisters and birdseed biscuits

Secret sisters and birdseed biscuits

Chilly winter weather has finally arrived! My daughter, Julia, has been excitedly waiting and waiting for the first snow. Finally, a week ago, we got ...

January 3rd, 2017 |  


Some favorite Raber recipes

Some favorite Raber recipes

Editor’s Note: Gloria spent the Christmas holiday visiting her husband’s family in Ohio. Meanwhile, her mother, Dorcas Raber, was tending ...

December 31st, 2016 |  


Some favorite Raber recipes

Some favorite Raber recipes

Editor’s Note: Gloria spent the Christmas holiday visiting her husband’s family in Ohio. Meanwhile, her mother, Dorcas Raber, was tending ...

December 29th, 2016 |